Places near Nagercoil
Places near Nagercoil, Temples nearby, Route info
The Thiruvalluvar Statue
|1979||The then prime minister laid the foundation stone|
|1990 – 91||Worked started with the limited funds|
|1997||Work resumed in full phase|
|1st Jan 2000||Work completed with the effort from 150 workers. The statue is of 95 feet tall.|
Vivekananda Rock Memorial
This memorial was built in honour of Swamy Vivekananda in the year 1970. This place is surrounded by the sea water and can be reached by boat. It is 500 mt from the mainland of Vavathurai.
Sunset and Sunrise
Best Time: During months of Summer.
Sunset and Sunrise view is available all the months in a year.
Sunset can be viewed from the tower throughout the year but not during the months of June, Jul and Aug.
The original fort was constructed with Mud and was renovated by the King Marthanda Varma. The clock tower at the entrance was built in 1832 AD.
Vattakottai Circular Fort
This fort was the military base during the reign of the King Marthanda Verma.
Tirparappu Water Falls
This fall is 35 km from Nagercoil temple. Best Time Visit: Jul – Dec months.
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